17 Apr '18, 7am

Forests as a climate solution? Yes, naturally

This article is sponsored by International Paper. After decades of anti-deforestation campaigns, many of us may think twice before buying forest products. But is wood use inherently problematic? Forest products are a renewable resource; and if they come from sustainably managed operations — and waste is minimized — wood use is far from an environmental crime. Research also shows that well-managed forests often can store as much carbon as unmanaged forests, making innovative forest management methods a key solution to fighting climate change while supporting local communities and making a profit. In fact, there is increasing evidence that one of the best ways to protect forests is to use them — about half of the planet’s remaining natural forests are managed for production purposes. A viable forest-based economy means more forests. More well-managed forests mean more carbon...

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